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Hear Kenya's Emerging Producers in the 'Nairobi Nu Wave' Mixtape

DJ Bhayology's 'Nairobi Nu Wave' mixtape is a 30-minute overview of the fascinating sounds coming out of Kenya.

During his recent visit to Nairobi, American born DJ Bhayology encountered various producers and artists from the music scene.

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2manysiblings' Nairobi Thrift Social Returns With Sneaker Edition

The final Nairobi Thrift Social of 2016 is a sneaker edition with special guest, South African producer Muzi.

By now you should be at least a little familiar with just how stylish the city of Nairobi is. The epicenter of that style is Thrift Social, an art, music and fashion event series from the minds of Velma Rossa and Oliver Asike. The Kenyan sister and brother duo, who together make up 2manysiblings, started the event last year as a platform for creativity and the exploration of art, music and fashion while providing inspiration for innovators in the Nairobi creative industry.

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2manysiblings’ Nairobi Thrift Social Returns With Special Guest, Accra’s DJ Steloolive

Kenyan style & art duo 2manysiblings are bringing Accra's DJ Steloolive to Nairobi for a special wax print edition of Thrift Social.

Photos From the Birth of Kenya's New Hip-Hop Scene

The 'EA Wave & Friends' night showcased the sound of #NuNairobi with East African Wave, Cosmic Homies O.N.E., Blinky Bill & more.

Meet Cosmic Homies O.N.E., the New Wave of Kenyan Hip-Hop

The four member music & art collective Cosmic Homies O.N.E. are the sound of #NuNairobi.

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